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How long does it take METFORMIN to help me lose weight?

Posted 15 Dec 2011 by doirinne 21 answers

I have been diagnosed with insulin resistance Nov 2011. Taking METFORMIN, HCL ER 2000mg (since 11/4/11 worked my way up to full dose). Been on full dose for 2.5 weeks now. No weight loss. I am keeping total daily carbs under 45grams per day. Total calories < 1400. PROTEIN = 60-80GRAMS PER DAY. ...

Humalog vs Novolog (Novalog): What's the difference?

Posted 14 Sep 2016 1 answerFAQ by

Humalog and Novolog (Novalog) are both insulins used in the treatment of diabetes. But what are the differences and similarities between them?

Levemir vs Lantus: What's the Difference?

Posted 22 Sep 2016 1 answerFAQ by

Levemir and Lantus are both types of insulin. But which one works for longer and which one has fewer side effects?

If I miss a scheduled night shot of insulin, should I take a shot in the morning?

Posted 15 hours ago by Jim Feiring 0 answers

I am on 40 units each night, but miss the night time shot, should I take the full 40 units in the morning?

I have started Tresita long acting insulin. I have gained 20lbs the first month Do all insulins?

Posted 2 days 5 hours ago by Cindy7456 0 answers

... make you gain weight this quickly. I have eaten less, but keep gaining weight quickly

Prescription - Insulin that would on line with Tresiba?

Posted 8 days ago by Donewith135 0 answers

I am interested in changing from the Novolin insulins due to problems with the insulin pens.

My insurance wants me to switch from Humulin 70/30 to Novo insulin. What should I do?

Posted 12 days ago by steeler146 0 answers

I have been on Humulin for more than 20 years

Insulin - How many "units" are in a 3ml vial?

Posted 25 Apr 2013 by coastalcajun 1 answer

Humulin N was prescribed for my cat at 2.5 units twice a day.

Insulin pens or syringes which is better?

Posted 18 Feb 2017 by Terrym70 1 answer

Does this affect insulin taking. Is it insulin resistant?

Posted 22 Feb 2017 by REBA5363 0 answers

Last pills I ordered were insulin resistant and I had to stop taking them. Thank you.

What is a good starting dose for starting Novolin N insulin?

Posted 6 Feb 2017 by Daffydj 0 answers

My diabetes type 2 isn't well controlled and my insurance got cancelled. I can't afford a box of insulin pens. I just need a starting dose for Novolin N. I'm 57 years old. I weigh 145 pounds

How many years have Trulicity users been diabetic?

Posted 28 Jan 2017 by lchf lover 0 answers

I am wondering how well Trulicity works for those who are longtime (20+ years) type 2 insulin users. Through drastic changes in what I eat (Low carb high fat), I no longer need insulin but, I have developed what's called the dawn phenomenon where my a.m. fasting bs is elevated above 200 (the ...

Diabetes, Type 2 - I have had diabetes now sense 2010 and have been having some problems. I can't?

Posted 9 Jan 2017 by KevenG 0 answers

... seem to keep my blood sugar below 250. most of the time it stays in the low 300's. I watch what I eat, I take my med's (including my insulin) and nothing works. Now, i have neuropathy in my feet (for the last year+) and the doctor put me on Gabapentin and Duloxetine. These drugs cause ...

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